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We value our volunteers

We are a volunteer-driven organization, relying on participation and contributions to maintain and deliver our programs. There are many volunteer opportunities within the House from helping in the kitchen to volunteering with house programs or assisting with administrative activities.

Volunteer opportunities are available during the day and the evening. If you want to have fun, meet new people, connect with other community members, build up your skills and give back to the community please join us!

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Appreciations

Our volunteer appreciations recognize the hard work and commitment of our Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House volunteers. They are a great chance to socialize and meet other volunteers, as well as celebrate the hard work and dedication that our volunteers have demonstrated in their engagements here at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House.

 

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9:30 am

Creekside Baby Drop-In

July 19 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Friday, repeating until August 31, 2019

Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way
Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1 Canada
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A program for families with babies 0-12 months old Featuring: nursery rhymes and songs, exploration of parenting issues, information about infant development, and connection to community resources. For more information, please contact Carmen: 604.879.8208 ext 202 | ccontreras@mpnh.org

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10:00 am

Seniors English Conversation Club

July 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Master daily conversational English used in diverse scenarios with Nancy, our native English-speaking ESL teacher. To register please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org

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Capilano River Salmon Hatchery: Bus Trip & Picnic

July 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Join us for a bus trip and picnic at the scenic Capilano River Salmon Hatchery. Enjoy spending time in nature, and learn more about how the fish hatchery works. The cost is $8/person. Please bring your water bottle and a snack to share Meet at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House at 9:45 am. Bus leaves at […]

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12:00 pm

In Pleasant Company Community Lunch

July 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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MPNH invites community members to join us for a healthy multigenerational social lunch in the East Hall. Please notify us in advance if you have special dietary needs. Cost: $5 per person for lunch or $20 for 5 lunches (with pre-purchased punch card) Contact: Mike Volker, Director of Core Programs and Operations, mvolker@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext […]

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1:00 pm

Peer Support Group for Seniors (Chinese) 中文互助小组

July 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on May 24, 2019 at 1:00 pm

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One event on July 19, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Participants will build their skills in self-care, including stress management, illness prevention and positive and healthy living. Self-care is about identifying your own needs and finding effective means of meeting those needs. The Seniors Peers Support Group also provides a safe space and environment to share your own unique knowledge and experiences. Each session is […]

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Basic Computer Class for Seniors | 新移民长者电脑课

July 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada
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Learn basic computer skills with us, and stay connected! Everyone is welcome. Limited seats. Website browsing Online learning Keyboarding practice Using maps online For registration, please contact Jessie Huang: 604.879.8208 ext 105 | jhuang@mpnh.org  

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Elizabeth McIllfaterick
Volunteer Programmer
emcillfaterick@mpnh.org
604.879.8208 ext 113

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